1929: Switzerland. Scarce Courvoisier Postcard as Air Mail Entire – col7687

This is a postcard has been designed by Jules Courvoisier ( artist signed ) and has been issued for fundraising ( Schweizer Nationalspende ).

Courvoisier was famous as designer for posters. At the front side we see 2 boy scouts with the Swiss flag.

Courvoisier Postcard
Courvoisier Postcard

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Inside Painting. Chinese Snuff Bottle. 韩按鼻烟壶

Inside Painting. Chinese Snuff Bottle

 

Extremely fine Chinese snuff bottle with delicate paintings on both sides.

One side shows the famous Tang Yin painting of Curt Ladies, the other side shows a Tang Yin motif too.

Also the calligraphy has been executed very well.

It has been painted very well by a well know artist, signed Han An 韩按.

35 x 18 x 76 mm ( without stopper), 45 gram, very fine condition.

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Antique Chinese Porcelain Paper Weight 慎德堂制

Antique Chinese Paper Weight with Landscapes

Antique, decorative paper weight (also to be used as arm rest).

Porcelain with landscape scene at top.

Red 4 character bottom mark: Shen de tang zhi 慎德堂制

Size: 12,5 x 6,6 x 4,6 cm. Good condition.

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Art Nouveau Iridiscent Glass Vase by Ferdinand v Poschinger

Art Nouveau Iridiscent Glass Vase by Poschinger

Decorative, iridescent Art Nouveau vase by Ferdinand von Poschinger with intricate floral decor. The vase is from the renowned Buchenauer Poschinger glass factory.
Good condition with no blemishes.

Height: 25 cm, Width 14,5 cm. (9.5 x 5.5 inches).

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Two antique Lithographs Gemstones and Objects made of Stones

2 decorative chromo lithographs, gem stones.

Two antique chromolithographs depicting 17 objects made of precious stones.
The objects include a Chinese Jadeite jug, a Ludwig XIV rock crystal goblet, a Lapis lazuli dish from 1600, a Bycantine ock crystal mug, an agate goblet 16th Ct., a rose quartz bowl and many others.

Artist signed: O. Guenther Nammburg.

Lithograph by Meyers 1900. each 6,2 x 9,8 inches (16 x 24 cm). Fine condition.

They look great when matted and framed.

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Chinese Ivory Carving of Palace Scene on Oval Plate, 7 x 5 Inches

Chinese Ivory Carving, Oval Plate, 7 x 5 Inches

Chinese Ivory Carving,

 

Antique Chinese ivory. Oval shaped plate with Palace scene, figures, pagodas, trees applied. App. 1900. On decorative, wooden stand.

The plate is 7 x 4,8 inches ( 18 x 12 cm), the whole object stands 9,8 inches (24 cm).

Very decorative, fine condition, no faults.

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Antique Chinese Hard-wood Brushpot, Qing Dynasty

Antique, very decorative Chinese Hard-wood Brushpot, Qing

Chinese Brush container Qing Dynasty

 

Antique, elaborately carved Chinese hardwood brush container. Shape of large Lotus leaves and -flowers, novices, bats, waves.

This brush pot is from the Qing Dynasty. The outside is in fine condition, has no fissures or other faults. At the bottom of the inside as some abrasion at a knothole.

It stands 6,7 inches, diameter: app. 5,9 inches (16,5 x ca. 15 cm). 1,2 kilogram.

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